Science

Weather hampers efforts to inspect Indonesia tsunami volcano

Dec 28, 2018

Bad weather hampered efforts to assess whether an Indonesian volcano could trigger another deadly tsunami

Indonesia raises alert, widens danger zone around volcano

Dec 28, 2018

Indonesia has widened the no-go zone around an island volcano that triggered a weekend tsunami that killed at least 430 people

US fossil fuel exports spur growth, climate worries

Dec 27, 2018

The boom in U.S. fossil-fuel production has been matched by a rush on the other side of the Pacific to build the tankers needed to help supply the seemingly unquenchable thirst for energy among Asia's top economies

US fossil fuel exports spur growth, climate worries

Dec 27, 2018

The boom in U.S. fossil-fuel production has been matched by a rush on the other side of the Pacific to build the tankers needed to help supply the seemingly unquenchable thirst for energy among Asia's top economies

Satellite images show collapse of Indonesian island volcano

Dec 27, 2018

Radar data from satellites, converted into images, shows Indonesia's Anak Krakatau island volcano is dramatically smaller following a weekend eruption that triggered a deadly tsunami

Indonesia says avoid coast near volcano, fearing new tsunami

Dec 26, 2018

Indonesian authorities ask people near an island volcano to avoid the coast while eruptions and weather conditions are monitored for tsunami on anniversary of devastating Asian tsunami that killed some 230,000 people in 12 countries in 2004

Japan to resume commercial whaling, but not in Antarctic

Dec 26, 2018

Japan is leaving the International Whaling Commission to resume commercial hunts but it will no longer hunt the animals in the Antarctic

Indonesia tsunami survivors remain jittery as deaths hit 429

Dec 25, 2018

Traumatized Indonesian tsunami survivors jittery amid false alarms, deaths top 420 and thousands remain homeless

Stealth Indonesia tsunami turns perfect night into nightmare

Dec 25, 2018

The tsunami that roared ashore in Indonesia hit with no warning and turned a seemingly perfect night into a nightmare

Death toll climbs past 370 in Indonesian tsunami disaster

Dec 24, 2018

Body bags are being laid out along the shattered coastline as Indonesian authorities step up efforts to collect the dead and save the injured in the aftermath of a tsunami